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2012-07-19 23:00:14

Home Air Check announces that its do-it-yourself home air quality test identifies air pollutants that are of concern to pregnant women. Toxic chemicals like formaldehyde, benzene, toluene, xylene, and others can be emitted into the air as VOCs from many common household products and materials and go undetected, thus increasing the health risks to pregnant women and their unborn babies. The simple indoor air quality test can alert pregnant women of the presence of these potentially harmful...

2012-05-28 23:02:37

White Lotus Home, a company that began on the first Earth Day, 1981, honors the spirit of Earth Day by collaborating with green living experts from around the country to bring helpful tips on making sure homes, particularly bedrooms, are non-toxic. Highland Park, NJ (PRWEB) May 27, 2012 White Lotus Home, a company that began on the first Earth Day, 1981, honors the spirit of Earth Day by collaborating with green living experts from around the country to bring helpful tips on making sure...

2012-01-20 18:00:00

The global formaldehyde production and consumption happed to reach a perfect balance in 2010 — the both figures reached around 29 tonnes. However, the demand is projected to go up steeply leaving the production volumes behind. Comprehensive review of the formaldehyde market is presented in the new market research report “Formaldehyde: 2012 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017” recently published by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) January...

2012-01-18 20:30:00

One of AMRESCO´s newest innovative products, Rapid Formaldehyde-Free RNA Gel Kit, offers improved safety for both lab personnel and the environment. Developed as an alternative to conventional formaldehyde RNA gels, the Rapid Formaldehyde-Free RNA Gel Kit includes a non-mutagenic RNA dye, which eliminates the need for ethidium bromide and special hazardous waste disposal. Solon, Ohio (PRWEB) January 18, 2012 AMRESCO´s Rapid Formaldehyde-Free RNA Gel Kit is optimal for labs...

2011-11-17 08:00:00

Huggies, Grins & Giggles, L'Oreal and others must follow suit SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson has delivered a letter to the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics laying out commitments and timelines for the company's plans to reformulate all of its baby products worldwide to remove cancer-causing chemicals. The letter was prompted by the Campaign's Nov. 1 report revealing that Johnson's Baby Shampoo still contains formaldehyde-releasing chemicals in...

2011-10-31 15:06:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChemRisk LLC published the first independent study ( http://oeh.informaworld.com/soeh/content~db=all~content=a942151618~frm=titlelink ) confirming that airborne formaldehyde levels associated with some keratin-based hair-smoothing treatments may exceed certain occupational exposure limits set by the U.S. government. "The results of this simulation study show that average formaldehyde levels in a salon over a full work shift did not exceed the...

2011-08-22 15:02:00

'Formaldehyde free' verification provides marketplace solution to manufacturers and consumers alike ATLANTA, Aug. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The GREENGUARD Environmental Institute announces the launch of a formaldehyde free verification service to help manufacturers more clearly communicate their products' formaldehyde emissions and content criteria to the marketplace. Classified as a human carcinogen by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the U.S....

2011-07-30 00:01:03

Lateral Thinking Hair Care Innovator Marks 25 Years in the Pro Beauty and Salon Industry; Cal-OSHA Tested Smoothing Treatment is Found to be Free of Formaldehyde and Keratin. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2011 Zerran International presents RealLisseâ“ž¢, the world's first 100 percent vegan semi-permanent hair smoothing system to a savvy B2B salon industry audience from Jul. 31 - Aug. 2, 2011, at Cosmoprof North America (CPNA). The show will be hosted at the...

2011-07-09 00:00:30

Onsite Workplace Safety and Health Program Consultation with Cal-OSHA Validates Formaldehyde Free Claims of Zerran RealLisseâ“ž¢ and Reform® Treatments Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2011 Sharing mounting industry concerns over formaldehyde exposure, Zerran International recently took the initiative and proactively invited California's Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal-OSHA) to inspect the company's facilities and address any potential...

2011-06-24 12:51:39

Japanese royal fern tops list for formaldehyde removal effectiveness Formaldehyde is a major contaminant of indoor air, originating from particle board, carpet, window coverings, paper products, tobacco smoke, and other sources. Indoor volatile organic compounds (VOCs) such as formaldehyde can contribute to allergies, asthma, headaches, and a condition known as ''sick building syndrome". The concern is widespread; a 2002 report from the World Health Organization estimated that undesirable...